Public Protector, EFF slam Sunday Times 'rogue unit' report

2019-07-14 14:50

Public Protector Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane has dismissed a Sunday Times report which claims that a major source in her report on Public Enterprise Minister, Pravin Gordhan was never a part of the South African Revenue Services 'rogue unit'.

Sunday Times stripped of journalism award for Cato Manor 'death squad' reporting

2019-03-20 18:54

Conveners of the prestigious Taco Kuiper Award for Investigative Journalism have withdrawn awards given to three Sunday Times journalists for their Cato Manor killings reports due to elements of the story being called into question.

AYO, Survé hit back: Nothing untoward about 'informal' PIC discussion

2019-02-04 21:22

Dr Iqbal Survé and AYO Technologies have issued a joint statement in response to a report by the Sunday Times, saying there "is not a single lie that has been told to the PIC".

Son of late Cato Manor 'death squad' member pays tribute to 'hero' father

2018-10-24 21:00

One of the two sons of a late police officer who was a member of the so-called "Cato Manor death squad" has hailed his father as a "hero".

Nothing wrong with Sunday Times 'death squad' article, researcher claims

2018-10-22 15:15

Violence researcher Mary de Haas has questioned Sunday Times editor Bongani Siqoko's apology for its 'fake' Cato Manor 'death squad' article.

The media's spectacular own goal

2018-10-21 09:00

The scale of the damage and the odiousness of the political project that it benefited, turned the Sunday Times affair into SA's biggest media scandal, certainly since 1994, writes Franz Krüger.

Exposing the puppet masters behind the Sunday Times scandal

2018-10-16 12:11

We need to expose the hidden hand that played Stephan Hofstatter and his colleagues at the Sunday Times. This was not just sloppy reporting. This was manufactured journalism meant to disinform, writes Jacques Pauw.

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Sanef, CT Press Club condemn threats against Sunday Times journalist

2018-09-10 17:58

The South African National Editors' Forum has condemned threats levelled against Sunday Times journalist Qaanitah Hunter, saying that they were "particularly worrying" in the lead up to the 2019 national elections

EXCLUSIVE: Zapiro 'really sad' as Sunday Times contract comes to an end

2018-02-28 19:04

Well-known cartoonist Jonathan "Zapiro" Shapiro's contract with the Sunday Times has been terminated and his long stint at the newspaper is coming to an end soon.


Zuma's lawyer not aware of intention to sue Sunday Times over Gaddafi millions report

2019-04-09 12:00

Former president Jacob Zuma's lawyer does not have knowledge of his client's planned litigation against the Sunday Times over media reports that the late Muammar Gaddafi gave him $30m for safekeeping.

SIU probes R139 billion rot at Medupi and Kusile - report

2019-02-24 10:23

The Special Investigating Unit has brought in additional experts in its investigation of 11 contractors at the two power stations.

'You keep lying about my name' - Zuma tweets in response to Sunday Times report

2019-01-07 17:46

Former president Jacob Zuma has accused Tiso Blackstar publication Sunday Times of "lying" about him, despite ANC confirmation that he is set to meet President Cyril Ramaphosa this week.

Former KZN Hawks head Johan Booysen dismisses Mary De Haas' Cato Manor claims

2018-10-22 18:18

Former KwaZulu-Natal Hawks head Johan Booysen has rejected claims by researcher Mary de Haas that the decision by Sunday Times editor Bongani Siqoko to apologise for a series of stories was wrong.

READ: Former Sunday Times editor Ray Hartley’s blistering response to ‘death squad’ criticism

2018-10-21 15:20

Former Sunday Times editor Ray Harley gives his version of events in the lead up to the publication of a number of disputed stories in the Sunday Times.

Sanef acknowledges 'devastating impact' of inaccurate Sunday Times reports

2018-10-16 20:31

Although Sanef applauds the Sunday Times for owning up to its "serious editorial lapses", the editors' forum has acknowledged the "devastating impact" the reports have had on many people's lives.

Award organisers caught by surprise as Sunday Times returns prizes for false reports

2018-10-15 16:25

Journalism awards organisers are still uncertain how to approach the Sunday Times' announcement that it would be returning awards and prize money it won for discredited reports.

Sunday Times to return awards, prize money for discredited reports

2018-10-14 12:38

The Sunday Times has apologised and announced that it will return all awards and prize money received for now discredited reports on the Cato Manor 'death squad', the SARS 'rogue unit' and Zimbabwean extraditions.

Fired Sunday Times deputy editor to approach the CCMA

2018-03-15 10:16

Axed Sunday Times deputy editor Jan-Jan Joubert is expected to approach the CCMA over his dismissal.

Sunday Times responds to Gupta indictment confusion

2018-01-30 19:33

The Sunday Times says they were unaware that a "criminal indictment" against the Guptas and Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane, which they published, was identical to the one drafted by former NPA prosecutor and DA MP Glynnis Breytenbach.

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